Below is a post I wrote on a different blog 18 months ago. I’m reposting it in response to some requests 🙂
First, let me be clear… I have been an Apple whore for some time, and I’m a huge advocate of exciting, engaging lessons using technology. This post isn’t about persuading you not to use graphics tablets in lessons. It is meant as a warning of the preparation, dedication and skilled staff required to pull it off smoothly.
A little background first.
The school I work in recently purchased a class-set of iPads (before I arrived I hasten to add) which were delivered within a few days of me starting. I don’t know the exact cost of the purchase, but there’s 18 iPads, enough for one per student pair. That’s a pretty hefty price tag for a lot of schools (how some afford to give one per child I…
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